Transforming Talent in the Modern Workforce

15 Minute Read Transforming Talent in the Modern Workforce Changes in the world of work, evolving employee expectations and advances in technology are creating a perfect storm that is transforming the modern workforce and the modern workplace. Pitched against a backdrop of growing skills gaps, the pressures for organisations to rethink their talent approach – and systems – is intense. So, how prepared are organisations for the modern workforce? And how prepared is their talent management agenda for this fast-moving world? The answer appears to be that they are not. Whilst some areas like performance and appraisal appear to be more mature and advanced, the areas that are frequently cited as being most important to the modern workforce and the brand proposition that attracts and retains the best workers, are not. For many it’s a lack of innovation or adoption of next generation technologies to properly support talent. But often the issue is more fundamental; organisational denial that there is even a need to respond to changing demographics and demands. And whilst there is a minority of organisations that report being very advanced (10%) in their response to the way work is changing, there are a significant majority who risk being left behind whilst their more agile competitors take the war for talent to the next level. […]

By | February 20th, 2018|Next Gen HR, Talent Management|Comments Off on Transforming Talent in the Modern Workforce

The Future of HR Systems is Employee Relationship Management (ERM)

Our director of research, David Perring shares his insights on the future of HR systems, based on our latest research. I see a lot of HR systems and solutions. I have spent the last eight years talking to customers, talking to suppliers, conducting functional audits and watching demos trying to understand what works, what doesn’t [...]

By | November 13th, 2017|Cloud HCM, Corporate, Next Gen HR|0 Comments

HR Tech World Amsterdam 2017

10 minute read Presentation European Corporate HR Realities – Future Outlook & Digital Transformation October 2017 At one of the biggest HR shows in the world, CEO David Wilson exclusively unveiled the 2017-18 HR Realities research results to the HR Tech World audience. His presentation took attendees through the main highlights and key takeaways from the data. The workplace is changing as is the workforce, significantly impacting priorities for HR as well as the potential strategies and technologies HR can use to better engage and enable change. Understand how workforce changes and digital transformation, AI and Cloud HCM are impacting the HR agenda in Europe, as well as the realities that HR needs to understand and embrace as their organisations continue their evolution into agile 21st century organisations. Download your copy of the presentation now. […]

By | October 23rd, 2017|Cloud HCM, HR Research, Next Gen HR|Comments Off on HR Tech World Amsterdam 2017

HR Realities Research

HR Realities Research 2017-18 RESULTS With economic, technological and social change creating a perfect storm for organisations and employees alike, 600+ HR leaders gave us their views on the shifting shape of the modern workforce and the future of work. Can HR's strategies hold the key success in [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|Cloud HCM, HR Research, Next Gen HR|0 Comments

Sharing the secrets of the HR tech market

As well as this time of year being back to back conference season, it also sees a peak around Fosway’s HR research output. And we're delighted to share one of our key pieces of research – the 2017 Fosway 9-Grids™ for Cloud HCM and Integrated Talent Management with you, live for the first time today. [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Cloud HCM, HR Research, Next Gen HR|0 Comments

Fosway Corporate Connect

Fosway Corporate Connect Let's take our relationship to the next level. Fosway's new Corporate Connect programme gives you a 'critical friend' to provide independent, expert support and advice to you in your Next Gen HR, talent and learning decisions. What have you got planned this coming year? Digital or HR transformation? Tackling your [...]

By | October 10th, 2017|Next Gen HR, Next Gen Learning, Roundtables and Events|0 Comments

InfluenceHR 2017

10 minute read Presentation Total Cost of Ownership: Claiming the High Ground October 2017 At this annual vendor-focused event run by our friends at The Starr Conspiracy, CEO David Wilson talked TCO – or Total Cost of Ownership. The competitive market place for Cloud HCM solutions is driving massive investments from Enterprise leaders as well as innovative start ups. But in the quest for sales numbers, have we missed something critical; what do these systems really cost customers to run, and are there fundamental differences in the cost profiles between leading vendors? Catch up with David’s full presentation. […]

By | October 9th, 2017|Cloud HCM, HR Research, Next Gen HR|Comments Off on InfluenceHR 2017

HR’s failure to manage innovation should be a worry to us all

Of the 15 innovations we highlighted in our summer survey with HRN, the lack of awareness and ignorance of one of the potentially most transformative technologies should be a worry to us all. Block chain – the much hyped, but clearly the most mysterious of all the innovations for HR, is not on the radar [...]

By | October 8th, 2017|Cloud HCM, HR Research, Next Gen HR|0 Comments

Taking a truly global view of HR, talent and learning

Autumn is always a busy time of year for HR analysts, and the team at Fosway have already embarked on a global tour of events that sees us take in half a dozen cities in as many weeks, from Boston to Singapore by way of Amsterdam and others. We are looking forward to hearing about [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|Cloud HCM, HR Research, Next Gen HR, Next Gen Learning|0 Comments

How Are HR Changes Meeting the Needs of the Modern Workforce

What are the needed HR changes as we continue on in a workplace that is continuously disrupted? As part of our preparations for HR Tech World in Amsterdam, this year’s HR Realities Survey looks at how HR organisations are responding to the challenges of the modern workforce in various ways. How are HR changes meeting [...]

By | August 24th, 2017|HR Research, Next Gen HR|0 Comments